Rust Removal: Part II

Following up my earlier post I came 4th= with 7.5/11. There was certainly a lot of rust which made its presence felt in the early rounds, though after a few games it wasn’t too bad. Of course to get back to my best I’d need to study and play much more.

The great surprise for me was the amount of energy I had throughout the tournament. I’m quite sure it’s the tai chi…


Author: NigelD

Nigel Davies is an International Chess Grandmaster living in St. Helens in the UK. The winner of 15 international tournaments he is also a former British U21 and British Open Quickplay Champion and has represented both England and Wales on several occasions. These days Nigel teaches chess through his chess training web site, Tiger Chess, which has articles, recommendations, a monthly clinic, videos and courses. His students include his 15 year old son Sam who is making rapid progress with his game. Nigel has written a number of chess books that are available at Amazon: